Things to look for when buying bamboo flooring!

Bamboo4Exotic in look yet inexpensive to buy, no wonder bamboo flooring is one of the most popular flooring options there is today. If you’re looking to install new hardwood floors, why not consider bamboo flooring?

Bamboo flooring, perfect for your flooring needs

There’s no denying, bamboo is a lovely material for flooring. They can look as beautiful as a hardwood. Yes, bamboo is not a wood, but a grass that is why, they are not considered as a hardwood, but they can offer a comparable level of durability. Amazing, isn’t it? If you want the best flooring for your home, why not try bamboo floor, it is perfect for our conditions here in Australia.  Bamboo flooring can make your home:

  • Unique looking
  • Beautiful
  • Exotic, yet stylish

When buying bamboo flooring, there are certain things that you need to consider to get the best value for your money:

  • Quality
  • Warranty
  • Strength and durability


Bamboo flooring is relatively new as a flooring choice, so there is no standard grading system yet; so you need to to find a reputable dealer and installer that can deliver you high quality bamboo flooring. Remember, you might be able to save a bit cheap, but is cheap and quality comes first if you a looking a good product that will last.


Warranties are important, they are your protection if anything should go wrong with the manufacture of your flooring – unlikely to happen but good protection if it does. Usually warranties are from 5 up to 10 years.

Strength and durability

If you want the best kind of bamboo flooring, go for bamboo with lighter colour. Darker colour is less durable because darker hues are caused by carbonization which weakens the material. For best result and long life pick  bamboo flooring which is light in colours.

Consider these things and you will get the best value for your money.

Need advice on bamboo flooring? Contact D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring are your local suppliers and installers of bamboo and other hardwood flooring. We are your flooring specialist. We can offer you full installation services or supply only for flooring such as timber, cork and bamboo flooring. What are you waiting for ring us now at D.I.Y Parquetry, Timber & Cork Flooring on 0409 081 679.